published to January 14, 2021
Now that you have health insurance for 2021, you may be wondering how to get the most out of your new coverage. We will support you even after joining.
Will my new plan cover my prescription?
Your plan helps pay for certain prescriptions. You may be able to purchase other medicines, but medicines on your plan’s list of covered medicines (formularies) are usually cheaper. Visit your insurance company’s website (or call them directly) to find out what your insurance company has to offer.
For a list of covered drugs, see
How do I find doctors in my plan?
Most health plans offer the best deals when you see a doctor with whom you have a health insurance policy. You may be able to see a doctor who isn’t part of your plan, but
Providers usually mean lower out-of-pocket costs. Learn how to find doctors by plan.
How can I use the new insurance to improve my health?
Now that you have health insurance, read and learn what you can do to stay healthy and get the care you need From Compensation to Care: A Roadmap to Better Care and a Healthier You (PDF, 698KB). Here are some tips on how to create and prepare appointments.